|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||10:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,478 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Berklee College of Music is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 9,224 applications and only 3,121 students were granted admission. Berklee College of Music is at the #32 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Berklee College of Music's tuition was $40,220 for all students regardless of residency (50.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 74% of Berklee College of Music's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 14% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,359 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Berklee College of Music in 2016-2017, was 441, which is 45% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,655 (which is 4.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Berklee College of Music has enrolled a total of 6,405 students (5,267 students full-time and 1,138 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,405 students, 379 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 62% men and 38% women and 5,972 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 433 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 943 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 30%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%
Black/African American: 5%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Berklee College of Music.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Visual And Performing Arts||63%||537||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||10%||88||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Berklee College of Music full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Berklee College of Music graduates 6 years after enrollment is $20,500. Last year, out of the total 1,187 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,033 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,262 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,073 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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